Author Archives: Sarah Cormican

  • World Book Day 2017

    Posted on March 2, 2017 by in News

    We had a lovely chilled out World Book Day today. Each child in the school got a chance to show off or discuss their favourite book in their classrooms. Later in the day, the older classes came for a visit …
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    Stars Adventures

    Posted on June 7, 2016 by in Junior Stars, News

    Our Stars have been busy lately. They had a trip to the bug hotel to check out the mini-beasts with Hilary. They took lots of photos, and returned to their classroom to draw pictures of their slugs, snails, spiders, worms …
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  • Science Exhibition & Seachtain na Gaeilge

    Posted on March 12, 2016 by in News

    We’ve been very busy in Senior Stars this month. We’ve been preparing for our Science exhibition next week by experimenting with floating and sinking, and had a huge amount of fun attempting to create play-doh boats (the play-doh kept sinking …
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  • World Book Day 5th March 2016

    Posted on March 8, 2016 by in News

    We had a very busy World Book Day this year. We had lots of fun sharing books and stories with different classes. Older classes brought their favourite books downstairs to Junior classes and had a great time reading to them.…
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  • Pancake Tuesday in Senior Stars

    Posted on February 9, 2016 by in News

    We made pancake batter in a jar using one egg, 5 teaspoons of flour, some baking powder and some milk. We also added cinnamon and vanilla essence. The boys will bring home their batter to make their pancakes after school. …
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  • January in Senior Stars

    Posted on January 31, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    We had a busy start to 2016 in the Senior Stars classroom. We had lots of fun creating sock puppets…
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  • Christmas Tree Art

    Posted on December 17, 2015 by in News

    Senior Stars created some beautiful 3-D Christmas Trees over the last two weeks. There were a lot of steps in this art-making process.

    Step 1 – Paint the cones green
    Step 2 – Glue on some lights, baubles and tinsel

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  • Halloween Creations

    Posted on October 22, 2015 by in News

    The Senior Stars had great fun this week decorating some spooky Halloween cupcakes and creating some very scary monsters!

    For the cupcakes we mixed icing sugar and water, and then added our own favourite spooky food colouring. We spooned this

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  • Moo!

    Posted on March 24, 2015 by in News

    We had some very special visitors to school today, which made it feel much more like Spring! Parents from our school – Aaron and Paula brought in some of their calves and set up a special enclosure, so that all …
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  • World Book Day in Junior Infants

    Posted on March 5, 2015 by in News

    We had a great day today in school! Some parents and grandparents came in to join us for World Book Day. They read us lots of different kinds of books – funny ones and scary ones and noisy ones and …
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  • It’s Snow Fun in School!

    Posted on March 3, 2015 by in Hilary's Class, News, Senior Infants

    Here are a few highlights of the great fun we had on the yard today!
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  • 5 Little Ducks

    Posted on January 16, 2015 by in News

    We’ve been very busy in Junior Infants using crepe paper and glue, paint and colours to create some collaborative artwork. We even used vegetables to print feathers on our little ducks! See if you can spot some celery, carrots and …
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  • Art in Gerry’s Room

    Posted on January 15, 2015 by in News, Senior Infants

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  • Aistear in Rosie’s Room

    Posted on January 15, 2015 by in News, Senior Infants

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  • Yoga

    Posted on January 14, 2015 by in News

    We’ve had a little bit of bad weather lately but that hasn’t stopped our mini-yogis from stretching it out and keeping active indoors. If you’d like to practice yoga at home with your little ones, there’s a fantastic lady called …
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  • Snow Time!

    Posted on January 14, 2015 by in Hilary's Class, News

    The boys were so excited to play in the snow today! We wrapped up warmly and headed out early in the morning. We built a very small snowman and played chasing. A couple of snowballs were thrown too!! We had …
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